The Talon

Lowe (’20) and Sarratt (’19) Headline Eagle Domination over the Commonwealth

Patrick Strong, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Colonial Forge football team has been dominating the Commonwealth District for years now. So when the 2018 edition of the Eagles sliced through the regular season 10-0 for the second consecutive season, it came as a surprise to absolutely no one. As expected, when the 2018 All-Commonwealth district teams were ...

VHSL Realignment Decisions leave Prince William Upset

VHSL Realignment Decisions leave Prince William Upset

Anne Johnakin, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Top Stories

Colonial Forge, Massaponax, and Riverbend will move from VHSL Region 6A to 6B following an appeal to the VHSL Executive Committee. “The [region] that VHSL put us in was Riverbend High School, Massaponax High School, schools all the way down in Chesterfield County Schools, down in the beach, and th...

Updates to Homecoming Schedule

Noel Innocent and Anne Johnakin

October 25, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

Due to the likely rain storm Friday night, the Colonial Forge Homecoming football game originally scheduled for Friday has been moved to Thursday, October 25. The Spirit Days scheduled for the week remain the same, and the Senior Run and Pep Rally will still take place on Friday....

New quarterback Madden Lowe (’20) leads team to victory against Riverbend and others

New quarterback Madden Lowe (’20) leads team to victory against Riverbend and others

Emily Imes, Reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Top Stories

Seniors graduate every year, but when the quarterback of two years leaves, things may feel a little weird for the team. Senior Ethan Garwood (‘18) had been Colonial Forge’s quarterback for four years, and it was time someone filled his spot. After moving and the resulting redistricting, new starting quart...

Physical Education Update

Malachi Gatlin, Reporter

May 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

There is a little change on the calendar about all the upcoming events happening in Physical Education. First start two units, which are Golf and Archery, on Wednesday, May 2th. Then the soccer unit will be begin next week on Monday, May 7th. Archery is the sport, practice or skill of using a bow to prope...

Walking On Motivation

Ernesto Bowen, Reporter

April 30, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports

Being a division-1 walk on for most people is a accomplishment for most its a time to be happy and a time to feel as if you have achieved your goal but not for Leroy Thomas the two words "walk on" just makes Thomas work even harder. The stand out senior tackle said, "being a walk on isn't a bad thing....

Physical Education

Malachi Gatlin, Reporter

April 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

Fitness testing is the new thing that is happening in Physical Education for the next week. It ends on Monday, April 30th. Make sure you dress out because this is the last time you can improve your high score before the year is up. After fitness testing, next unit is soccer. Association football,...

Physical Education

Malachi Gatlin, Reporter

April 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

Physical Education is now finally finished with Driver Education, Family life and a unit on Pregnancy. All classes are now back in the gymnasium for the rest of the 4th quarter. PE coaches are informing all students to dress appropriately because we will start to go outside for physical activity...

Volleyball Conditioning Begins on April 24

Connor Merk, Reporter

April 20, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

Conditioning for the Volleyball team will be held every Tuesday and Thursday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. beginning on April 24. You must have a current VHSL physical form on file with the Athletics Department to be able to participate.

Soccer Teams Play in OT Thrillers vs North

Patrick Strong, Reporter

April 18, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Talon Overtime

Both Varsity Soccer teams played in thrilling overtime games Tuesday night against North Stafford, with the Girls game ending in a 0-0 draw, and the Boys game ending in a 2-1 double OT victory for the Eagles. The Girls game was a slug fest throughout as Forge entered AJ Slye Stadium with a chip on...

Redding and the Eagles quickly strike back

Ernesto Bowen

April 18, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Senior forward Jadon Redding seemed to be a problem for the Wolverines last night,scoring 2 goals to put the Eagles back in-front while they were trailing 1-0, 1 at the end of the first half and one at the start of the second. Redding said "coming into this game i felt like we were very cocky and that...

Game Postponements for 4/16

Patrick Strong, Reporter

April 16, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Talon Overtime

All sports games for April 16, 2018 have been postponed to later dates. Boys Varsity Soccer will practice in the gym from 2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. followed by Girls Varsity Lacrosse from 4:00 p.m. -5:30 p.m. Game reschedule dates are as follows: Softball vs. Brooke Point: 4/18 Boys & Girls Lacrosse v...

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